Nokia Lumia 820

70
Engadget
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
70

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Nokia Lumia 820 review: a less expensive option for the Windows Phone crowd

Unfortunately the Lumia 820 can't offer enough to warrant not splashing out the extra cash for the 920 model.

Pros
  • Flagship-quality processor
  • Covers offer wireless charging, extra functionality
  • Decent low-light photography
Cons
  • Disappointing screen
  • Lacks all the camera skills of the Lumia 920
  • Unwieldy
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Scores

Engadget

70
 

User Reviews

80
VictorJServin
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
80
pappsa
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
lavishlibra0810
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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7.2
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

7.4
 

Display

7.2
 

Battery life

7.0
 

Camera

7.1
 

Ease of use

8.0
 

Design and form factor

7.1
 

Portability (size / weight)

6.7
 

Media support

8.0
 

Durability

7.3
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

6.3
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

82
 

User

93
 
80

Engadget

80
 

Critic

78
 

User

Not yet scored
 
84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

80
 
87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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How It Stacks Up

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Engadget

88
 

Critic

82
 

User

93
 
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Engadget

80
 

Critic

78
 

User

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84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

80
 
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87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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